Sumter County, Alabama Population 2019

Sumter County, Alabama's estimated population is 12,687 with a growth rate of -1.89% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sumter County, Alabama is the 60th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201712,687-245-1.89%
201612,932-242-1.84%
201513,174-79-0.60%
201413,253-123-0.92%
201313,376-52-0.39%
201213,428-63-0.47%
201113,491-239-1.74%
201013,730-2,444-15.11%
199016,174-734-4.34%
198016,908-66-0.39%
197016,974-3,067-15.30%
196020,041-3,569-15.12%
195023,610-3,711-13.58%
194027,3213921.46%
193026,9291,3605.32%
192025,569-3,130-10.91%
191028,699-4,011-12.26%
190032,7103,13610.60%
189029,5748462.94%
188028,7284,61919.16%
187024,109740.31%
186024,0351,7858.02%
185022,250-7,687-25.68%
184029,9370.00%

Sumter County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American9,268
White3,235
Asian392
American Indian and Alaska Native68
Two or More Races66
Some Other Race55

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Sumter County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2019

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Sumter County, Alabama Median Age

35.9


Total

34.5


Male

38.2


Female

Sumter County, Alabama Adults

There are 10,505 adults, (2,151 of whom are seniors) in Sumter County, Alabama.

Sumter County, Alabama Age Dependency

56.6

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Sumter County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

7,051

53.89%

Male

6,033

46.11%

Sumter County, Alabama Households and Families

Sumter County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Sumter County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
Male80%20%
All64.5%35.5%
Female63.8%36.2%
Non Family51.1%48.9%

64.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sumter County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,0732.4164.5
Non Family2,3351.1551.1
Married1,6192.983.1
Female9844.363.8
Male1354.3480

3.41

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

1.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sumter County, Alabama Households

Sumter County, Alabama Education

Sumter County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3914.74%
9th to 12th Grade1,03812.59%
High School Graduate3,27639.74%
Some College1,45617.66%
Associates Degree5817.05%
Bachelors Degree87210.58%
Graduate Degree6307.64%

Sumter County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black6,0214,712666
White2,0401,924757
Asian686821
Other Race555555
Native American42423
Multiple Races1814
Hispanic1612

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Sumter County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,695$35,427$19,717
Less Than High School$11,906$$11,762
High School Grad$20,815$29,556$15,750
Some College$22,146$34,750$18,917
Bachelors Degree$40,515$51,157$26,389
Graduate Degree$40,333$40,000$40,357

$25,695

Average Earnings

$35,427

Average Male

$19,717

Average Female

Sumter County, Alabama Language

Sumter County, Alabama Language by Age

Sumter County, Alabama Language

96.41% of Sumter County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 3.59% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 2.55% of the population.

Sumter County, Alabama Poverty

Sumter County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,8773,75142.26%
White2,97962520.98%
Multiple562239.29%

35.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.77%

Male Poverty Rate

38.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sumter County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sumter County, Alabama is Black, with 42.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sumter County, Alabama is White, with 20.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.71%.

Sumter County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School47.91%
High School31.36%
Some College24.96%
Bachelors or Greater14.57%

Sumter County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed73.78%
Female Unemployed72.61%
Female Employed23.98%
Male Employed9.70%

Sumter County, Alabama Income

Sumter County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$21,663$34,484
Families$41,221$49,173
Married Families$58,277$
Non Families$12,679$16,675

Sumter County, Alabama Marital Status

Sumter County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

32.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.5%

Male Marriage Rate

29.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Sumter County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Sumter County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Sumter County, Alabama Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Sumter County, Alabama Veterans

Sumter County, Alabama Veterans by War

550

Number of Veterans

505

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam150
First Gulf War133
Second Gulf War122
Korea46
World War II17

Sumter County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54148
65 to 74123
75+113
55 to 6497
18 to 3469

Sumter County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black3144.30%
White2288.14%
2 or More738.89%
Indian12.56%

Sumter County, Alabama Veterans by Education

12.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sumter County, Alabama Employment Status

Sumter County, Alabama Employment by Age

46.7%

Labor Force Participation

40.4%

Employment Rate

13.4%

Unemployment Rate

Sumter County, Alabama Employment by Race

Sumter County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sumter County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Livingston34583454-4-0.12%
York25382373-165-6.50%
Cuba346317-29-8.38%
Gainesville208195-13-6.25%
Epes193181-12-6.22%
Geiger170159-11-6.47%
Emelle5350-3-5.66%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990